SE Healthcare Committee

28 September 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Online Meeting

The Regional Healthcare Committee represents members across the regional service group and helps to develop campaigns and inform UNISON policy on behalf of Healthcare workers.

Regional Womens’ Forum and AGM

1 October 2021 1:00pm–5:00pm

Online meeting (physical meeting in Eastbourne if allowed)

With 1 million women members, the Women’s Forum aims to boost the confidence and skills of women with a focus on building knowledge and involvement in UNISON at branch and regional level. This yearly event is open to all UNISON women members and is a great opportunity for you to meet with other like minded […]

Higher Education Committee

5 October 2021 10:00am–11:30am

Online Meeting

The Regional Higher Education Committee represents members across the regional service group and helps to develop campaigns and inform UNISON policy on behalf of Higher Education workers.

Disabled Members Committee Meeting

6 October 2021 2:00pm–3:30pm

Online Meeting

UNISON supports networks of self organised groups (SOGs) in branches and regions across the union. Our SOGs campaign for equality in the workplace and for improvements to legislation for workplaces and the wider community. The SOGs are represented at Regional Council and most other regional committees, but are accountable to their respective national group. Outcome

SE Welfare Committee

14 October 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Online Meeting

The Welfare Committee is uniquely able to intervene with individual members in cases of great need.

International Relations Committee

14 October 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Online Meeting

International Relations oversees our links with trade unions in other countries and also coordinates with international campaigns on a wide range of human rights issues and international development. Outcome

Regional Black History Month Weekend

15 – 16 October 2021

Online

Join us for a two-day online celebration of Black History

Regional Committee

16 October 2021 11:00am–12:30pm

Online meeting (physical meeting if allowed)

The Regional Committee is the operational body of the Regional Council. The Regional Committee exercises the functions of the Regional Council between meetings and is accountable to Regional Council, to which it submits regular reports.   Outcome

Online Organising Stewards Course

25 October 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 25 October 2021 to Friday 3 December 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]

Online Health & Safety Representatives Course

26 October 2021

This online course will be spread between Tuesday 26 October 2021 to Tuesday 30 November 2021. As the course involves group work and discussion, you will be expected to attend webinar based tutorials at fixed times. There are a number of other criteria which you must be able to commit to before embarking on the […]

ERA Refresher Training

26 October 2021

Online event

By law, all workplace representatives are required to undertake training at least once every five years to keep up to date and maintain their ERA certification. The refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. Much like a face to face course, […]

Regional Young Members AGM

4 November 2021 3:00pm–4:30pm

Online Meeting

The Regional Young Members’ AGM 2022 will be taking place virtually. The Young Members’ Forum provides an opportunity to meet likeminded young members to discuss important issues affecting young workers. It is an opportunity to create and execute activities and campaigns and ensure that young members are fairly represented within UNISON democratic structures.   Outcome

Community Committee

9 November 2021 10:30pm–12:00pm

Online Meeting

The regional Community Committee represents our members working across the South East’s charities, voluntary organisations and some private sector care providers.

Education, Training & Development Committee

17 November 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm

Online meeting

ETD plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance.

SE Region Womens Committee

18 November 2021 5:00pm–6:30pm

Online Meeting

The Women’s Committee campaign for improvements to women’s rights in the workplace and in the wider community and support campaigns aimed at improving women’s lives.